Illustrated verse, Limington, ca. 1820

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This illustrated moral verse is written in puzzle format, with flaps to be opened or closed to reveal the second part of each message. It probably was created in the early nineteenth century. It is in a collection of items belonging to lawyer Isaac Mitchell of Limington.

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About This Item

  • Title: Illustrated verse, Limington, ca. 1820
  • Creation Date: circa 1820
  • Subject Date: circa 1820
  • Location: ME
  • Media: ink and watercolor
  • Local Code: Coll. 419, Box 1/1
  • Collection: Isaac Mitchell papers
  • Object Type: Text and Image

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Maine Historical Society
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